For starters: the bracelet I made... http://limettejewelry.com/sp/Untitled-1%20copy.png So I was browsing some high end designer jewelry a while back, and though I never buy designer things, it's sometimes interesting to look through such items. I came across this bracelet that i thought was really cute...except it was $385! http://limettejewelry.com/sp/bracelet.png the $385 bracelet.
When M. came home from her camp with school, she showed me this yellow bracelet she made with 'scoubidoo' strings. One of her friends taught her how to make these and of course I wanted to have a go at it too. Instead of scoubidou string I used strips of fabric for one and leather - what did you think?!
Did you know Mother’s Day is about a week and half away?? Eek!! I don’t know about you but I’m scrambling a bit here. ;) So I thought I’d help you out. Actually, Melissa and I are helping you out. :) Melissa sent in a Tutorial Request for a darling Boden Necklace – and I knew that it would be perfect for a Mother’s Day idea. Or a “I’m going to make that myself for Mother’s Day” idea. ;)
Happy Monday everyone! Today I am going to show you how to make this necklace and introduce my first giveaway! Below are the steps to make this tulle necklace.
Our headband had a flower that was starting to look a little tired and worn so we made it new again! This braided ribbon could embellish many things— a hair clip would be cute too! These headbands would make great handmade gifts for little girls to make each other! Woven Ribbon Headband Gather a headband and about 4 1/2 yards of ribbon. You can use any with — I chose 1/4 inch.
Iridessa's Holiday Light Necklace save Average rating of 0 /5. ( 0 Ratings) Leave it to a fairy who gives fireflies their glow and spreads light through rainbows to come up with a holiday idea that really shines -- like stringing miniature Christmas light ornaments into sparkly necklaces. Posted by Cindy Littlefield 1333999714 Queen Clarion's Christmastime Crown save Average rating of 5 /5. ( 4 Ratings) Here's how you can fashion Queen Clarion's holiday tiara for the little monarch of your humble hollow. Posted by Cindy Littlefield 1353446412 Silvermist's Dewdrop Bracelets save Average rating of 5 /5. ( 2 Ratings) These sparkly bracelets are a cinch for novice fairies to string, especially if you make the faux gem dewdrops beforehand.
I am excited to be offering 30 days of fun crafts to keep kids active and entertained this summer! You won’t want to miss a day of these fun crafts for kids from some amazing bloggers! Please be sure to pay them a visit! Hi I am Beckie from Infarrantly Creative and Knock Off Décor and I am back here on STML showing you how to make woven friendship bracelets As I was thinking about what project to do for this series I tried to remember what my most favorite craft was when I was a girl. It was by far bracelet making ! I have noticed they are making their way back on children’s wrists lately.
You should all know by now that we are all about stacking bracelets on our wrists. The more, the better. In fact . . . the most, the best! With that being said, we’ll show you how to master a version of the ever so popular wrap bracelet. It’s so simple and addicting, you’ll soon be churning out these wristlets with your eyes closed.
Hi lovelies! Here's my latest project... Watercolor petal necklace, inspired by this designer necklace by Lanvin below. It's $450! Picture via nordstrom.com
We’re nuts for nuts. Is there a more versatile and inexpensive DIY component than a hex nut from the hardware store? You can imagine our excitement when we first discovered Philip Crangi’s Giles & Brother Hex Collection . Honestly, nuts braided into jewelry is WTF genius!
Sponsored Content - Craft Book Excerpt The following is an excerpt from the new craft book... Jewelry Upcycled!
This is our first braid. Watch the video and look at the photos to see how it is made. You start with some kind of rope,string, etc. Hook it onto something sturdy and create 5 loops. I'm going to hook it over my bedpost.
How to Wirewrap A Faceted Pendant That Does Away With Claws Designed by Mavis Llewellyn, as Featured in Wired Have you ever wished for a more attractive way to mount a stone in a pendant than the old-fashioned use of "claws"? Mavis Llewellyn used wire wrapping in the project presented here, for that very reason.
I mentioned it yesterday, that I actually had time for two crafts while the girls were playing. So, here's number two - a quick fix leather bracelet. And while I was at it I wrote down some instructions for this quick fix.